Activity, Recreation Tips for Seniors

These articles focus on great senior activity tips and ideas. From things to do independently, to activities at Hamlets communities throughout British Columbia and Alberta. We encourage our residents to take an active role in maximizing their quality of life, while living within their abilities and interests, and are involved with the development of great recreational activities at each of our communities.

A Special Spring Season for Seniors in Senior Living Communities in Alberta and British Columbia

A Special Spring Season for Seniors in Senior Living Communities in Alberta and British Columbia

Canadians always welcome the return of warmer weather. As the days get longer and the snow melts, everyone is eager to spend some time outside—and not beneath several layers of winter clothing! Around this time it is common for people to get inadvertently sunburned;...

Mental Health When You’re Alone and Why Independent Living Could Be the Answer 

Mental Health When You’re Alone and Why Independent Living Could Be the Answer 

The pandemic has had its effect on just about everyone this year. As businesses close and the government requires everyone to stay at home, isolation, and loneliness become a severe mental health concern. Thankfully, assisted living staff have found ways to improve conditions, and they have had success in keeping their elderly residents happy and healthy despite the strife.